2010   RHV Fine Art, Brooklyn, NY
2009   Lesley Heller Gallery:  Viewing Room Project, New York, NY
2005   Holiday, Brooklyn, NY
2003   28th St. Studio, New York, NY
1986   Jus de Pomme Gallery, NewYork, NY
1984   Jus de Pomme Gallery, New York, NY
1980   Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
1978   1708 East Main Alternative Space, Richmond, VA


2011   The Incipient Image, curated by Stephen Maine; Lesley Heller Workspace, New York, NY
2009   Friends, Cheryl Pelavin Fine Arts, New York, NY
2007   Lesley Heller Gallery, New York, NY
2006   Lesley Heller Gallery, New York, NY
2005   Inaugural Exhibition, Holiday, Brooklyn, NY
2003   Mapping it Out, curated by Lesley Heller,: The Work Space, New York, NY
2000   Work Now, Artists’ Museum, Washington, DC
           Winter Show, The Painting Center, New York, NY
1998   Founders’ Exhibition, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA
1995   Pleasant Pebble, curated by Mary Jones; The Work Space, New York, NY
1993   Habitations, The InterArt Center, New York, NY
          The Return of the ‘Cadavre Exquis’, The Drawing Center, New York, NY
1992   The Salon Show, Art in General, New York, NY
           360, Pino Molica Gallery, New York, NY
1991   Selected Sheets, Four Walls, Brooklyn, NY
1987   10 Years of Southeast Seven, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC
1985   Abstraction/Figuration, Hallwalls, Buffalo, NY
1984   Selected Works, Jus de Pomme Gallery, New York, NY
1983   Alumni of the Masonic Temple, Anderson Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
          Six Painters, The Virginia Museum, Richmond, VA
1982   Pleasures and Pastimes, curated by Ragland Watkins; Concord Contemporary Art, NY
1980   Southeast Seven lll,  Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC
1979   21 Billboards by 21 Artists, Richmond, VA
          The Lamp Show,  Anderson Gallery, VCU, Richmond, VA
          Artists‘ Portraits of Artists, Anderson Gallery, VCU, Richmond, VA
1978   Inaugural Members’ Exhibition, 1708 East Main, Richmond, VA
          Curator, Women’s Invitational, 1708 East Main, Richmond, VA


2006   Nominee, Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation
1992   Adolph Gottlieb Foundation Emergency Artists’ Grant
1990   New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship,  Painting
1990   MacDowell Colony Fellowship
1979   National Endowment for the Arts/SECCA Artists’ Fellowship


John Goodrich, Sculptors Draw; NY Art Beat,  August 25, 2009
Stephen Maine, Dateline Brooklyn; artnet Magazine,  January 2006
Michael Brenson, review of Selected Works; New York Times,  May 4, 1984
Nancy Smith, Exhibition Proves ’Knockout’; Charleston, SC News and Courier,  July 27, 1980
Review of 21 Billboards by 21 Artists;  Arts in Virginia,  Winter 1980 (Author unknown)
Deborah Perlberg, Reviews: Richmond, Artforum, February 1979
Robert Merritt, Gender Isn’t an Art Issue, Curator Says; Richmond Times-Dispatch, November 1978


Federal Reserve Bank, Richmond, VA
Sidney and Frances Lewis, Richmond, VA
Deborah Ryan, NY, NY
Lester and Donna Van Winkle, Richmond, VA
Lars Cederholm, NY


MFA, University of Cincinnati (Painting)
BFA, Virginia Commonwealth University (Painting and Printmaking)

Born in Washington, DC


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